Judge Edwin Trundle “Ned” Dickerson

Judge Edwin Trundle “Ned” Dickerson

Dickerson, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 5 Feb 1958 (aged 79)
Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row H, Lot 2, Site 12
Memorial ID 10520625 · View Source
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Married Jennie R. (Bier) Dickerson [1886-1984] on January 18, 1953. No children.

Died in Baltimore on February 5, 1958, from injuries sustained in a fall.

Born in Dickerson, Montgomery County, Maryland, November 26, 1878. Attended public schools in Montgomery County. Received B.A. from Maryland Agricultural College, 1898. In his yearbook it states, "Dickerson, of Montgomery County, has been a faithful student from the time of his entrance. His excellency in all studies cannot be doubted, as he has led the class for several years. He has very pronounced literary tastes and is one of the New Mercer's best members. He has gained a circle of friends who will be sorry to see him leave."

Post-graduate work at Johns Hopkins University. Excelled academically, receiving a number of scholarships and scholastic honors. Studied law with uncle, W. Burns Trundle, and attended University of Maryland Law School. Received LL.B. 1902, and was admitted to bar.

Elected class president while attending University of Maryland Law School. Later taught at the Law School. The 1918 UMD yearbook is dedicated to his excellence in teaching.

Practiced law in partnership with Harry M. Nice, 1919 to 1934, when Nice was elected Governor. Appointed to Supreme Bench of Baltimore City by Governor Nice, 1936. Served on bench until mandatory retirement at age 70, November 25, 1948. Returned to private practice at Dickerson, Nice & Sokol. Source

Member of the Maryland Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (S.A.R.) #23184.

NOTE: Jennie died in Baltimore, MD on March 1, 1984. There is no record that she was buried with Edwin.

Gravesite Details Judge of the Supreme Bench of Baltimore City
  • Created by: Montgomery County Contributor
  • Added: 24 Feb 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 10520625
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